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Surveillance Lead - Assistant Vice President

Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank

Jacksonville, FL, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

Job Description:

Job Title Surveillance Lead

Corporate Title Assistant Vice President

Location Jacksonville, FL


The External Monitoring Group (EMG) is an independent Level 1 control function performing trading surveillance across the Bank. Located within Financial Crime Risk Compliance Business Control Oversight - (FCRC-BCO), EMG is closely aligned with front office whilst maintaining segregation to perform a review and challenge control – reviewing the Account Activity Review (AAR) attestations and Expected Nature and Purpose of Relationship (ENPR) submissions performed by the Accountable Client Owners as well as Transaction Monitoring Alerts. This function needs to be performed in order to ensure the Bank meets its regulatory targets related to the Know Your Client (KYC) program and leverages an automated solution built to result in exceptions which then need to be investigated. As a professional contributor, you’ll be working on an industry leading anomaly detection platform that uses innovative solutions involving Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). You would leverage your strong product knowledge to conduct analysis of Corporate and Investment Bank product transactions, providing insights into trends and client behavior across all businesses and regions and would manage risk cases covering investigation and follow up within the defined timeframes to refine and improve Key Risk Indicators used in the platform (including definition and acceptance testing).

What We Offer You

  • A diverse and inclusive environment that embraces change, innovation, and collaboration

  • A hybrid working model, allowing for in-office / work from home flexibility, generous vacation, personal and volunteer days

  • Employee Resource Groups support an inclusive workplace for everyone and promote community engagement

  • Competitive compensation packages including health and wellbeing benefits, retirement savings plans, parental leave, and family building benefits

  • Educational resources, matching gift, and volunteer programs

What You’ll Do

  • Perform investigations of alerts and review Business submissions and escalate to other control functions per defined process

  • Identify opportunities for improving data quality, reducing ‘noise’ and false positives reported by the tooling in partnership with Technology teams

  • Process ad-hoc support for requests from Business, KYC Ops or the Control functions for granular information and reports relating to Trading behavior / activity

  • Lead global projects in the surveillance space

Skills You’ll Need

  • Extensive relevant experience in financial crime investigations, AML (Anti-Money Laundering), Transaction Monitoring, overseeing suspicious activity, having Investment Banking and/or Corporate Banking product knowledge

  • Hands-on experience in working in a core RTB environment handling high volumes and meeting aggressive deadlines

  • Strong risk management capabilities and excellent understanding of the controls relating to the complete trade life cycle

  • Excellent communication skills in English and German language with good proficiency with tools like MS Excel, MS Power Point

Skills That Will Help You Excel

  • Strong collaboration skills, attention to details and pro-active ability to work on change programs (providing requirements, testing, being agile etc.)

  • An ability to work independently to solve business problems, an inquisitive nature, a willingness to ask questions and challenge, ability to work in fast-paced environment

  • Collaborate with different teams and guide and mentor more junior team members


It is the Bank’s expectation that employees hired into this role will work in the Jacksonville, FL office in accordance with the Bank’s hybrid working model.

Deutsche Bank provides reasonable accommodations to candidates and employees with a substantiated need based on disability and/or religion.

The salary range for this position in Jacksonville is $63,000 to $ 90,300. Actual salaries may be based on a number of factors including, but not limited to, a candidate’s skill set, experience, education, work location and other qualifications. Posted salary ranges do not include incentive compensation or any other type of remuneration.

Deutsche Bank Values & Diversity

We believe talent is found in all cultures, countries, races, ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs, generations, backgrounds, and experiences. We pursue a working environment where everyone can be authentic and feel a sense of belonging. Click here to find out more about our diversity and inclusion efforts.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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Deutsche Bank Benefits

At Deutsche Bank, we recognize that our benefit programs have a profound impact on our colleagues. That’s why we are focused on providing benefits and perks that enable our colleagues to live authenti­cally and be their whole selves, at every stage of life. We provide access to physical, emotional, and financial wellness benefits that allow our colleagues to stay financially secure and strike balance between work and home. Click here to learn more!

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Our values define the working environment we strive to create – diverse, supportive and welcoming of different views. We embrace a culture reflecting a variety of perspectives, insights and backgrounds to drive innovation. We build talented and diverse teams to drive business results and encourage our people to develop to their full potential. Talk to us about flexible work arrangements and other initiatives we offer.

We promote good working relationships and encourage high standards of conduct and work performance. We welcome applications from talented people from all cultures, countries, races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs and generations and are committed to providing a working environment free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

Visit Inside Deutsche Bank to discover more about the culture of Deutsche Bank including Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Leadership, Learning, Future of Work and more besides.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. Click these links to view the following notices: EEO is the Law poster and supplement; Employee Rights and Responsibilities under the Family and Medical Leave Act; Employee Polygraph Protection Act and Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.